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Water Stress Tool Set to ‘Go Live’

June 21, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 21, 2016—An experimental tool to give farmers, government officials, environmental groups and other stakeholders an improved estimate of how much water is available in a specific watershed is scheduled to go online this summer. Developed…

New Gulf of Mexico Ocean Observing System Data Helps Resource Managers Protect the Watershed

March 22, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

The Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System (GCOOS) today announced the launch of two new data portals designed to help resource managers protect…

The Beacon Institute Launches Sensor Place

December 7, 2015 - in Corporate, Sensors, Water

The Beacon Institute for Rivers and Estuaries, Clarkson University, will open an interactive learning space called Sensor Place at noon on Saturday, Dec.…

Dewberry Selected to Collect Lidar Data for Hawaii’s Big Island

October 22, 2015 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, has been contracted by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) Office for Coastal Management to collect and deliver topographic elevation point data derived from multiple return light detection…

America’s Watershed Report Card Released

October 14, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Maintenance

Our heartland rivers make up America’s Watershed—a vital river system that provides drinking water, recreation, habitat, and serves as an economic engine for America. Hundreds of business, government, and science organizations graded the state of America’s…

Water Environment Federation Releases Future of Stormwater Report

October 7, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Stormwater

CHICAGO, Ill.— A new comprehensive report from the Water Environment Federation (WEF) details the challenges, opportunities, and pathways to improving the nation’s stormwater systems. The release of Rainfall to results: The future of stormwater at WEFTEC…

Dewberry Selected to Perform Comprehensive Sea Level Rise Analysis in Virginia Beach

April 21, 2015 - in Corporate, Stormwater, Surveying/Mapping

FAIRFAX, Va., April 20, 2015—Dewberry was selected by the City of Virginia Beach, Virginia, to perform a comprehensive sea level rise (SLR) and recurrent flooding analysis resulting in an adaptation planning study. SLR rates for Virginia Beach are in the…

USDA Invests in Critical Dam Rehabilitation and Assessment Projects in 23 States

April 10, 2015 - in Corporate, Stormwater

WASHINGTON, April 9, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today $73 million to be invested this year to rehabilitate and assess dams across the nation to ensure this critical infrastructure is protecting Americans from harm, securing public health…

Innovyze Unveils InfoSWMM Sustain for Comprehensive Urban Stormwater Treatment and Analysis

January 6, 2015 - in Design/Engineering, Modeling, Products, Water

Broomfield, Colo., Jan. 6, 2014—Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced the second quarter 2015 release ofInfoSWMM Sustain. Designed in response to the needs of watershed…

Exploring San Francisco’s Water Story

August 12, 2014 - in Projects, Supply

The 2013 Rim Fire damaged portions of the forest that provide a large percentage of San Francisco's water and power. Hetch Hetchy Reservoir and the streams that feed it escaped the more destructive high intensity burn, but San Francisco did not come out of…